The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 15 19
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow - 5.00% 10.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 23.08% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Median salary - £69,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +85.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wilmslow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 18.67% 21.67% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 36
Median salary £47,341 £52,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.82% +44.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,670 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

The demand trend of job ads across the Wilmslow region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

QA
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Wilmslow region.

QA Salary Trend in Wilmslow

QA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy